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To: Employment Counselor
Date: 08/14/2022
is now hiring! 94063

Redwood City, CA, 94063


Tax Preparer (Non-Profit)
Benefits: Candidates on temporary assignment may qualify for our competitive benefits package which includes group health, life and disability insurance and voluntary benefits such as retirement savings and holiday pay. Salary range: $32.82 to $35.12 hourly
Employment status: Contract / Temporary


Non-Profit tax service client is seeking to hire a contract Tax Preparer to support the 2022 tax season! This is a contract role for about 12 weeks in length. You will focus on individual tax returns for individuals & families that meet a salary range criteria. This role may be hybrid with remote and/or onsite needs in Redwood City, CA.. The primary duties of the Tax Preparer include preparing simple and complex, individual state and Federal tax returns. This Tax Preparer role could be your next career move if you excel at detail attentiveness and are passionate about making a difference. Your work week may vary between 20-35 hours per week. Occasional Saturdays are required. Apply immediately!

What you get to do every day

- Undertake other related duties and participate in special projects as assigned

- Compute and invoice for form preparation fees

- Complete transaction tax returns manually utilizing various methods (Paper, E File, EDI Upload) with various government agencies

- Respond to incoming client calls to facilitate tax questions and set appointments

- Provide factual data into Tax software application

- Stay up to date with clients to gather significant information/documents


- AA or BS/BA in Accounting or finance preferred. 2+ years of Tax experience is helpful.

- Ability to enter data into various electronic systems while maintaining the integrity and accuracy of the data

- Proficient with spreadsheets and databases

- Capable of working independently with minimal oversight

- Strong communication skills and able to receive criticism well

- Ability to multitask and communicate well with individuals of all backgrounds

- 1+ year experience preparing tax returns. VITA is preferred.

- Prepare Income Tax experience required

- Adeptness in Tax Preparation Software. Turbo Tax is preferred.

- Federal Income Tax Return experience

- Tax Preparer experience

- Demonstrated knowledge of Tax Returns

- Deep understanding of taxes

- Individual tax experience

- General familiarity with Tax Season

If you have the right skills for this role and are available immediately, we want to hear from you contact us today!

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